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MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION Symptoms and Causes

Each year almost 800,000 Americans have a heart attack. A heart attack happens when blood flow to the heart suddenly becomes blocked. Without the blood coming in, the heart can't get oxygen. If not treated quickly, the heart muscle begins to die. But if you do get quick treatment, you may be able prevent or limit damage to the heart muscle. That's why it's important to know the symptoms of a heart attack and call 9-1-1 if you or someone else is having them. You should call, even if you are not sure that it is a heart attack.

The most common symptoms in men and women are

  • Chest discomfort. It is often in center or left side of the chest. It usually lasts more than a few minutes. It may go away and come back. It can feel like pressure, squeezing, fullness, or pain. It also can feel like heartburn or indigestion.
  • Shortness of breath. Sometimes this is your only symptom. You may get it before or during the chest discomfort. It can happen when you are resting or doing a little bit of physical activity.
  • Discomfort in the upper body. You may feel pain or discomfort in one or both arms, the back, shoulders, neck, jaw, or upper part of the stomach.

You may also have other symptoms, such as nausea, vomiting, dizziness, and lightheadedness. You may break out in a cold sweat. Sometimes women will have different symptoms then men. For example, they are more likely to feel tired for no reason.

The most common cause of heart attacks is coronary artery disease (CAD). With CAD, there is a buildup of cholesterol and other material, called plaque, on their inner walls or the arteries. This is atherosclerosis. It can build up for years. Eventually an area of plaque can rupture (break open). A blood clot can form around the plaque and block the artery.

A less common cause of heart attack is a severe spasm (tightening) of a coronary artery. The spasm cuts off blood flow through the artery.

At the hospital, health care providers make a diagnosis based on your symptoms, blood tests, and different heart health tests. Treatments may include medicines and medical procedures such as coronary angioplasty. After a heart attack, cardiac rehabilitation and lifestyle changes can help you recover.

NIH: National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

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Treatments might be new drugs or new combinations of drugs, new surgical procedures or devices, or new ways to use existing treatments. The goal of clinical trials is to determine if a new test or treatment works and is safe. Clinical trials can also look at other aspects of care, such as improving the quality of life for people with chronic illnesses. People participate in clinical trials for a variety of reasons. Healthy volunteers say they participate to help others and to contribute to moving science forward. Participants with an illness or disease also participate to help others, but also to possibly receive the newest treatment and to have the additional care and attention from the clinical trial staff.
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1 Recruiting Cyclobenzaprine Extended Release (ER) for Fibromyalgia
Conditions: Fibromyalgia;   Pain;   Sleep;   Fatigue
Interventions: Drug: Cyclobenzaprine ER (AMRIX);   Drug: placebo
Outcome Measures: Visual Analogue Pain Scale;   Brief Fatigue Inventory;   Analogue sleep/wakefulness scale;   Fibromyalgia Impact Questionnaire;   Sheehan Disability SCale;   Quick Inventory of Depression;   Reported Adverse Effects
2 Recruiting Efficacy and Safety of Cyclobenzaprine Hydrochloride Extended Release for the Treatment of Chronic Migraine
Condition: Chronic Migraine
Interventions: Drug: Cyclobenzaprine hydrochloride;   Drug: placebo
Outcome Measures: Mean total number of migraine/migrainous headache days per month;   Mean total number of headache days/month;   mean peak daily and mean average daily pain intensity ratings/month;   mean total number of abortive treatment days/month
3 Recruiting Use of Cyclobenzaprine After Vaginal Surgery
Condition: Postoperative Pain
Intervention: Drug: Cyclobenzaprine
Outcome Measures: Faces Pain scale;   Quantity of pain medications;   Constipation scale
4 Unknown  Study Comparing A New Drug Containing The Combination Meloxicam And Cyclobenzaprine In The Treatment Of Acute Lumbago
Condition: Acute Lumbago
Interventions: Drug: meloxicam/Cyclobenzaprine hydrochloride;   Drug: meloxicam - Movatec®;   Drug: Cyclobenzaprine - Miosan®
Outcome Measures: Pain Reduction;   Frequency of rescue medication use
5 Unknown  A Comparative Study Between Lysine Clonixinate+Cyclobenzaprine and Caffeine+Carisoprodol+Sodium Diclofenac+Paracetamol
Condition: Low Back Pain
Interventions: Drug: Tandrilax;   Drug: Dolamin Flex
Outcome Measures: Pain average reduction;   Identification of possible gastrointestinal effects
6 Recruiting A Randomized Study of Three Medication Regimens for Acute Low Back Pain
Condition: Acute Low Back Pain
Interventions: Drug: Naproxen;   Drug: Cyclobenzaprine;   Drug: Oxycodone/ acetaminophen
Outcome Measure: Roland Morris low back pain functional disability scale